[D8334ZBM], Letter from Straight Line Engine Co to Thomas Alva Edison, November 26th, 1883

Item

Abstract

Letterhead of the Straight Line engine Co. # we have not received the letter in regard to the acceptance of our offer regarding the building of our engine. Have you a Draughtsman that yu can spare that can familiarize himself with an engine. WE can get one from Chicago for two weeks Mr. Sweet did not go to your --ke? On Firday in accordance with your agreement, as your private secretary said you were not to be there. It will be better for us to make one set of castings here and see the patterns are correct and to finsh the wheels, shafts and governor as we hace special tools and experience in adjusting that will save time. TAE marginalia "OK send formal order =we shall have to depend on them for drawings have no draughtman"

Date

1883-11-26

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8334ZBM

Folder Set

D8334

Title

[D8334ZBM], Letter from Straight Line Engine Co to Thomas Alva Edison, November 26th, 1883

Microfilm ID

67:426

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University